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UMN students protest for renaming of buildings and increased awareness of history

Thursday, April 26, 2018

A campus protest called for the renaming of some campus buildings in a continuation of an ongoing debate spurred by a recent exhibit.

A group of about 50 people silently marched across the University of Minnesota campus Wednesday to draw attention to the University’s history of discrimination and demand that buildings named after some past administrators be renamed.


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